ontogenetic

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on·tog·e·ny

 (ŏn-tŏj′ə-nē)
n. pl. on·tog·e·nies
The development of an individual organism or a part of an organism from inception to maturity. Also called ontogenesis.

on′to·ge·net′ic (ŏn′tə-jə-nĕt′ĭk), on′to·gen′ic (-jĕn′ĭk) adj.
on′to·ge·net′i·cal·ly, on′to·gen′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.ontogenetic - of or relating to the origin and development of individual organisms; "ontogenetic development"